India’s total Corona tally hits 873 with 775 active cases

India’s total Corona tally hits 873 with 775 active cases

🕔13:59, 28.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 28  At a time when the country is looking for updates on new corona patients and what is India’s current Corona tally, Health ministry could provide only one update through Friday. However, the latest tally on Saturday

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US enacts largest relief package in history

US enacts largest relief package in history

🕔13:05, 28.Mar 2020

New York, March 28 US President Donald Trump has signed the largest economic stimulus package in history worth about $2 trillion to rescue the nation from the clutches of the coronavirus pandemic after Congress in a rare show of unity passed

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Moscow to shut down amid COVID-19 pandemic

Moscow to shut down amid COVID-19 pandemic

🕔13:00, 28.Mar 2020

Moscow, March 28  The Russian capital of Moscow, Europe’s most populous city, is shutting down in an effort to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. After Friday, residents of the capital city can look forward to a week of

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France extends coronavirus lockdown by 2 weeks: PM

France extends coronavirus lockdown by 2 weeks: PM

🕔12:57, 28.Mar 2020

Paris, March 28  The French government has decided to extend the nationwide lockdown by two weeks until April 15 to combat the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced. “After these first 10 days of confinement, it is

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With 969 deaths in one day, Italy’s tally crosses 9000 mark

With 969 deaths in one day, Italy’s tally crosses 9000 mark

🕔07:23, 28.Mar 2020

Rome, March 28  The cumulative number of coronavirus cases in Italy reached 86,498 on Friday, exceeding the total figure registered in China, according to data by the Civil Protection Department coordinating the national emergency response. The pandemic also claimed 969

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SBI passes on entire 75 bps rate cut to borrowers

SBI passes on entire 75 bps rate cut to borrowers

🕔07:22, 28.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 28  In a major relief for its customers, the State Bank of India (SBI) on Friday said that it would pass on the entire 75 basis point rate cut to its retail borrowers. In a statement, the

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Covid-19: One more tests positive in Delhi

Covid-19: One more tests positive in Delhi

🕔07:21, 28.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 28  With a new coronavirus case surfacing on Friday, the total number of people tested positive for the dreaded virus in Delhi has reached 40. The new patient has a history of traveling abroad, the Delhi Health

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Nearly 1 lakh new corona cases in 24 hours globally, US leads

Nearly 1 lakh new corona cases in 24 hours globally, US leads

🕔07:15, 28.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 28  The new coronavirus cases surged by nearly one lakh in a single day to reach almost six lakh COVID-19 positive patients globally on Thursday, with the US on the top of the list with nearly one

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Kazakhstan takes decisive steps to stop the spread of coronavirus

Kazakhstan takes decisive steps to stop the spread of coronavirus

🕔21:32, 27.Mar 2020

These are unprecedented times. In many countries around the world daily life seems to be on hold due to the health crisis caused by coronavirus COVID-19. The pandemic has put many areas on lockdown, as the virus continues to spread

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UK PLEDGES £544 MILLION TO FIND CORONAVIRUS VACCINE

UK PLEDGES £544 MILLION TO FIND CORONAVIRUS VACCINE

🕔20:58, 27.Mar 2020

The UK Government has pledged an additional £210 million of support to accelerate work to find a coronavirus vaccine, in an announcement following a virtual summit of G20 leaders. The funding will ensure British scientists and researchers continue to lead

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NHPC earmarks Rs 4.5 crore and takes various initiatives to fight COVID-19

NHPC earmarks Rs 4.5 crore and takes various initiatives to fight COVID-19

🕔20:51, 27.Mar 2020

In view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) crisis that has hit the entire world and the nation, NHPC Limited has earmarked Rs 4.5 crore to fight the COVID-19 pandemic in the country. It was decided on 27.03.2020, during a meeting

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Ola group donates Rs 20 crore, creates fund for drivers, families

Ola group donates Rs 20 crore, creates fund for drivers, families

🕔20:48, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27 Ride-hailing platform Ola on Friday launched ‘Drive the Driver Fund under Ola Foundation, with Rs 20 crore donation from Ola group and its employees that will support auto-rickshaw, cab, kaali-peeli and taxi drivers during the tough COVID-19

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Sitharaman lauds RBI rate cut, says need quick transmission

Sitharaman lauds RBI rate cut, says need quick transmission

🕔20:44, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27  After the RBI Governor announced an emergency rate cut on Friday, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman lauded the move and stressed the need for lower cost of retail loans and that reduced interest rate needs quick

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India to participate in solidarity trial of coronavirus vaccine: ICMR

India to participate in solidarity trial of coronavirus vaccine: ICMR

🕔20:42, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27 The Indian Council for Medical Research said on Friday that India is likely to participate in the solidarity trial of coronavirus vaccine to be conducted by the World Health Organization. Speaking at a press conference here, ICMR

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PM Modi to RJs: Spread news of recovery, celebrate corona warriors

PM Modi to RJs: Spread news of recovery, celebrate corona warriors

🕔20:38, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday interacted with Radio Jockeys (RJs) via video conference where he appreciated the role played by the RJs in spreading awareness about COVID-19. He said it is praiseworthy that even in

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After PM, UK Health Secretary also tests positive for coronavirus

After PM, UK Health Secretary also tests positive for coronavirus

🕔20:37, 27.Mar 2020

London, March 27  Shortly after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday announced he had tested positive for coronavirus and would work in self-isolation, Health Secretary Matt Hancock also said that he was also infected with the disease. “Following medical

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SJVN provides Rs 1 Cr for buying ventilators

SJVN provides Rs 1 Cr for buying ventilators

🕔20:29, 27.Mar 2020

SJVN Limited,  a Miniratna PSU under the Union Ministry of Power, has taken several measures to deal with this coronavirus ( COVID-19) pandemic, which has taken the world by storm. In this time of crisis, the central PSU has agreed in

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Officers and staff of MNRE working from Home through e-office platform

Officers and staff of MNRE working from Home through e-office platform

🕔20:28, 27.Mar 2020

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has  been working through e-office from home. Besides movement of files and notings online, review meetings are also taking place through video conferencing. Shri R. K. Singh, Minister for New and Renewable Energy

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SC relaxes March 31 deadline for BS VI vehicles

SC relaxes March 31 deadline for BS VI vehicles

🕔20:00, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27  The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the sale of BS-IV compliant vehicles for 10 days, barring NCR-Delhi, after the lifting of the 21-day nationwide lockdown announced by the Prime Minister from Tuesday midnight due to the

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